Maria Alm is a picturesque cozy village with some splendid views over the impressive Alpine peaks of Hochkonig and Steinernes Meer (Stone Sea), situated at 800 meters elevation. In addition to the fact that the resort is a perfect place for a great winter holiday, in Maria Alm one has also the opportunity to discover imposing landscapes while strolling along thirty kilometers of magnificent winter hiking paths, joining in a ski tour or enjoying a ride in a horse-drawn sleigh.
Maria Alm Skiing Hilidays
Cross-country enthusiasts are also welcomed here with the opportunity to enjoy thirty km of perfectly groomed cross country trails joining to these of the Saalachtal.
Encircled by majestic mountains with spectacular viwes, one discovers the magnificent village of Maria Alm, as well as its 2 communities of Hinterthal and Hintermoos. In the north, are located the impressive limestone mountains of the Steinernes Meer and in the south are these of Grasberge. Whether one prefers more active or more relaxing holiday, in this region one would be able to enjoy the beautiful mountain landscapes, healthy climate and fresh and clean air.
Not far away from the famous resort of Zell am See, in the Hochkönig - Skischaukel area, Maria Alm is one of the nicest villages in Austria. Maria Alm at Steinernen Meer is part of a great circuit of ski resorts, including Saalfelden, Hintermoos, Dienten, Mühlbach and Hinterthal, which all can be skied with the same lift pass. In addition to this, the Hochkonig’s Winterreich is simply a paradise for skiers and snowboarders, carving or off-piste skiing lovers. The large ski area covering all resorts in the area of Maria Alm, features one ski pass, almost 300 lifts and 865 kilometers of groomed pistes.
There is also a large variety of night activities, such as night sledding on illuminated tracks, romantic rides in a horse-drawn sleigh, candlelight dinners, gatherings and parties at mountain huts, lots of dance and entertainment.